Bug 1663 - Should auto-rename old License.v2 file when upgrading to MT5
Summary: Should auto-rename old License.v2 file when upgrading to MT5
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: iOS
Classification: Xamarin
Component: General ()
Version: 5.0
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: Untriaged
Assignee: Bugzilla
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Reported: 2011-10-24 16:25 UTC by Jeffrey Stedfast
Modified: 2011-11-11 15:55 UTC (History)
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Description Jeffrey Stedfast 2011-10-24 16:25:44 UTC
A customer on IRC #monotouch noted to me that when he upgraded to MonoTouch 5.0 from an old install of MonoTouch, that it failed due to the old license file being in the way and that it took him a while to figure out how to fix that issue.

He suggested that we document that users upgrading should move that license file out of the way first, but I think we should do better: we should auto-rename that file (License.v2.bak?) or ask the user or something, we don't want to require our users to have to dig up documentation on these sorts of failures.
Comment 1 Jeffrey Stedfast 2011-11-11 15:55:51 UTC
Going to consider this fixed now unless we get actual specifics.